Lafayette School & Treatment Center

3020 Fontaine Avenue Extended,
Charlottesville, VA, 22903
Tel: (434)971-8636
Lafayette School & Treatment Center was established in August 1999 in Charlottesville, Virginia to serve children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral problems in a therapeutic day school environment.
The school was founded on the principle that many youth with emotional and behavioral problems can be effectively treated and maintained in their home community in an intensive program that combines special education and therapeutic intervention.
Lafayette School & Treatment Center serves children and adolescents with emotional disturbance, behavioral disturbance, and/or mental illness in a structured special education and treatment program.
Our philosophy is that all students have the capacity for learning and growth, regardless of their disability.
The goal of the program is to provide students with the skills necessary to return to a less restrictive school environment.
This includes having healthy relationships with adults and peers and functioning effectively in school and society.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 5 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 12 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 33%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Lafayette School & Treatment Center Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Anne's-Belfield School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is University Montessori School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is University Montessori School (0.2 miles away)
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  • Charlottesville University Montessori School
    Montessori School
    1034 Reservoir Rd
    Charlottesville , VA , 22903
    (434)977-0583
    Montessori School
    0.2  mi  |  13  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Charlottesville
    St. Anne's-Belfield School
    (Christian)
    2132 Ivy Road
    Charlottesville , VA , 22903
    (434)296-5106
    (Christian)
    1.5  mi  |  730  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Charlottesville
    The Covenant School
    (Christian)
    175 Hickory St
    Charlottesville , VA , 22902
    (434)220-7329
    (Christian)
    1.8  mi  |  500  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Charlottesville
    University of Virginia Child D
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    180 Copeley Road
    Charlottesville , VA , 22903
    (434)293-6110
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Charlottesville
    Jefferson Trail Treatment Center For Children
    Special Education School
    2101 Arlington Blvd
    Charlottesville , VA , 22903
    (434)977-1523
    Special Education School
    2.1  mi  |  43  students  |  Gr.  PK

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